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by | March 14, 2018 | 01:30

This source said it's the only reason Trump has stayed quiet on the issue and hasn't been tweeting about it. The source said Trump is being told by advisers not to fight Daniels' decision to break a confidentiality agreement because it would make him look guilty.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:53

Cruz's attorneys have said he would plead guilty if the death penalty was not pursued in the shooting massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . Cruz now " stands mute " before the charges, having withdrawn a written "not guilty" plea after being indicted by the grand jury. "If we are not allowed to do so tomorrow, we will stand mute to the charges".

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:31

The Congress fielded Leader of Opposition in Assembly Paresh Dhanani and Shaktisinh Gohil , who swung the last Rajya Sabha polls in favour of Ahmed Patel , to pursue Rathwa's case. If necessary, election will be held on March 23. "The nomination papers will be scrutinised on Tuesday and last date for withdrawal of candidates is on Thursday".

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:03

Nigeria prefers to have the schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram from Chibok and Dapchi back alive, and that is why it has chosen negotiation, rather than a military option, President Buhari told US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at a meeting in Abuja on Monday, according to a statement released by the presidency.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:03

The memorial was set up by Avaaz , a group that mobilizes activists largely through online campaigns and petitions. The memorial, named "Monument For Our Kids", included a pair of shoes for each child killed by gun violence in the United States.

by | March 13, 2018 | 23:14

Mr. Trudeau also took Canada's case to USA cable channels on Monday with appearances on MSNBC and CNN. He also credited Trump for keeping a promise: he said the president told him at last year's G7 that Canada would get an exemption, and kept his word.

by | March 13, 2018 | 23:03

At 8:00 p.m., the Knesset will vote on the haredi-backed draft bill's first reading, before opening discussion on the 2019 state budget, with a vote on the budget expected Wednesday. Lieberman slammed the bill. Recent opinion polls show public support for Netanyahu is still strong. Lieberman vowed on Tuesday that his Yisrael Beitenu party would "vote as one against the bill" as it stands now.

by | March 13, 2018 | 23:00

The decree announced the creation of a new Directorate for Special Protection for the airports of the Kurdistan Region, "which will be under the command and control of the Federal Ministry of the Interior". Relations between Baghdad and the Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) have remained tense since last September, when the KRG held an illegitimate referendum on regional independence.

by | March 13, 2018 | 22:40

We do have rain chances on Sunday as temps stay mild again near 50 degrees. The low will be around 44, and rainfall amounts are predicted at between a tenth to a quarter of an inch. Today Mostly sunny. Highs 40 to 55 higher elevations...53 to 63 lower elevations. Mainly dry weather is expected Tuesday with highs in the low 40s.

by | March 13, 2018 | 22:40

The National Weather Service on Monday issued a winter storm warning for much of New England and a winter weather advisory for eastern NY and Pennsylvania and northern New Jersey, even as residual power outages from the previous storm linger.

by | March 13, 2018 | 22:29

Joseph Percoco , former aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, was found guilty of three counts in his federal corruption trial. NY state is the most corrupt in the nation but certain members of the Legislature seem in no hurry to stomp it out.

by | March 13, 2018 | 22:29

State chief secretary convened a meeting and control room has been opened in district collectorate. The state government, still grappling with the aftermath of Cyclone Ockhi in November previous year, took stock of the situation at a high-level meeting here and issued directives for contingency preparedness.

by | March 13, 2018 | 22:04

However, she was kicked out of the University of Hartford before being charged by West Hartford police for breach of peace and criminal mischief, the charges that may be cleared as part of her criminal record. The post ended with Brochu calling Rowe a "Jamaican Barbie". Brochu's lawyer, Thomas Stevens , apologized on her behalf and said Brochu had wanted to apologize and express her regret sooner but that he directed her not to out of concern over possible civil litigation.

by | March 13, 2018 | 22:03

Two people succumbed to injuries at the Government Rajaji Government Hospital in Madurai. The two groups, which went their own ways, were climbing down the hills when they got trapped in the forest fire on Sunday evening. Increase in chances for forest fire and the lack of proper facility inside forests for rescue operations are the reasons for suspending trekking in the forests.

by | March 13, 2018 | 21:00

The survey by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is for businesses that offer their financial services under European Union "passporting" rules to customers in Britain from a base in another member state. European Parliament President Antonio Tajani said: "As far as the European Parliament is concerned, the principles governing our future relations are clear: single market integrity must be preserved, a third country can not be treated more favourably than an EU member state and a level ...

by | March 13, 2018 | 21:02

He fueled speculation about his presidential ambitions by announcing that he would appear at next week's New Hampshire Institute of Politics event, "Politics & Eggs". The top Republican in the U.S. Congress, Paul Ryan , publicly denounced President Donald Trump's imposition Thursday of steep tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum.

by | March 13, 2018 | 20:47

Homan said in a statement that " 864 criminal aliens and public safety threats remain at large in the community, and I have to believe that some of them were able to elude us thanks to the mayor's irresponsible decision". "I didn't feel like fabricating the truth to defend ourselves against (Schaaf's) actions was the way to go about it", he told the newspaper. "I've never been in this situation in 16 nearly 17 years in government where someone asked me to deflect when we absolutely knew ...

by | March 13, 2018 | 20:28

Angliau, a member of the Tongan Crips gang, is seen grabbing a pen and rushing another gang member who was testifying against him. (Supplied) He then launches himself over the witness box towards the shackled witness. The footage taken in 2014 was released after a lawsuit brought by Angilau's family was dismissed. As he was on the floor, he was shot four times (in quick succession) by a nearby police marshal.

by | March 13, 2018 | 20:29

The proposed changes create new bureaus, do away with others, and shift around responsibilities. China will merge its banking and insurance regulators and transfer some of their roles to the country's central bank People Bank of China (PBOC), according to a parliament document released today during the annual session of the National People's Congress .

by | March 13, 2018 | 20:13

Channelview ISD confirms the tour bus that crashed into a ravine in Alabama this morning was carrying band students from Channelview High School. WKRG News 5 reports the bus was returning to Houston, Texas from a school trip. The rest of the injured, including a Baldwin County deputy hurt during the extrication process, suffered minor wounds, he said. Authorities said numerous students were transported via helicopter to emergency rooms.

by | March 13, 2018 | 20:09

Police said the death was not linked to the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Salisbury. An exiled Russian who was friends with an oligarch that fell out with Vladimir Putin has been found dead in Britain . Glushkov had said at the time that he did not believe Berezovsky died of natural causes. The 68-year-old Russian exile admitted feeling next on the "list" after close pal Boris Berezovsky died in 2013 from an apparent suicide.

by | March 13, 2018 | 20:00

The real estate investment trust reported $0.79 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.05. Therefore 64% are positive. Tupperware Brands Corporation had 22 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Roth Capital maintained Salesforce.com, inc.

by | March 13, 2018 | 19:48

While Pence's announcement echoed President Trump's declaration that he had re-certified the deal in January "for the last time", the president later set a deadline of May 12 for negotiations between the United States and the "European Three" (the UK, France and Germany) in hopes of securing a better deal, though Iranian leaders have adamantly declared that they won't accept any modifications to the original deal.

by | March 13, 2018 | 19:29

WSJ wrote that the aide "indicated to colleagues that it was an issue in his background". Other reports indicate an investigation by the Department of Homeland Security "for serious financial crimes" that "are not related to the President" led to McEntee's firing.

by | March 13, 2018 | 19:14

A U.N. fact-finding mission has highlighted the role of social media networks, and Facebook in particular, in fueling hate speech against the Rohingya minority in Myanmar, telling the U.N. Lee adds that the ultra-nationalist Buddhists also have their own Facebook accounts which incite "a lot of violence and a lot of hatred against the Rohingya or other ethnic minorities".